How to Enable/ Disable Gboard Voice to Text on iPhone [latest 2020]

Last Updated on Nov 10, 2020

Gboard dictation (google keyboard speech to text punctuation) allowing you to search through speech to text. Therefore, now you can use the Gboard app all-time free from typing manually. It becomes iOS #1 third-party keyboard for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. The Gboard App is compatibles with the latest iOS devices. Gboard new dictation feature will ask you to access your iOS device microphone. If you want to search on Google learn here How do I enable voice typing on Gboard?, then you must be enabled iOS Microphone.

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Besides, your voice input for Gboard will be sent to Google transcription to get an accurate search result. Let’s look below how to enable and use Gboard speech to text feature on iOS devices.

Note: Gboard is available for iPhones and iPads with iOS 9 and up.

Note: Talk-to-text doesn’t work with all languages.

How to Turn on Gboard Speech to text (Input Voice typing) on iOS keyboard

Before Start and Use Gboard App on your iPhone, iPad


  1. Update the Google Gboard app to the Latest Version of iOS from the App Store.
  2. Before getting started the following steps, make sure you have installed the Gboard app keyboard on your iPhone, otherwise, you may facing some steps doesn’t show up on your Phone screen. if you have no idea how to install a gboard keyboard please refer our complete guide to add a gboard keyboard on your iPhone. in More, your iPhone dictation must be enabled. Settings > General > Keybarod > Scroll down the screen turn Enable Dictation toggle On/Green > Tap Enable Dictation to confirm.

    Enable Dictation on Your iPhone from Settings app

    Enable Dictation on Your iPhone from the Settings app

  3. Once you enable the Dictation Force to close all app and Re-Try Voice to Text from Google Gboard app.
Force Close Background App on iPhone [No Home Button iPhone X or Later]

Force Close Background App on iPhone [No Home Button iPhone X or Later]


Steps for Turn on Voice to Text On Google Gboard iPhone, iPad

Here’s how to activate the microphone to search.

  • Step 1. Launch an App that uses the keyboard- For Example, Messages, Whatsapp, etc.
  • Step 2. Tap on the typing area where you can enter text.
  • Step 3. now switch to the gboard just tap and hold on the Glob icon that you can see at the bottom-left side on the keyboard. [Read hereGlob icon Missing on iOS Keybaord]gboard keyboard glob icon on iphone
  • Step 4. Go to tap on Settings look like a gear icon. You will see the Gboard App settings Screen.choose gboard keyboard on iphone keyboard app
  • Step 4. Tap on Keyboard Settings, then turn Voice-input ON. Open the Gboard app on iPhone and Find the Below settings for Gboard Keyboard App. Enable Voice input toggle under the Keyboard Settings option.

Enable/ Turn on Gboard Gboard speech to text (Voice typing) on iOS keyboard iPhone

It’s Okay.

How Do You Use Voice Typing on iPhone Gboard?

After turn on Voice input in the gboard, you will see the Microphone icon on Keyboard. Start sending a message via Voice and give your search speech to getting an accurate result.

Use Microphone on Google Gboard app for Voice to text

Use Microphone on Google Gboard app for Voice to text

For those guys, who thinking don’t need Gboard Voice typing, then there is an option to disable it. The following steps let you turn off the text to speech.

Disable/ Turn off Gboard Voice Typing on iPhone Keyboard

  • Step 1. Tap and hold on Glob icon that you can see at the bottom-left side on the keyboard.
  • Step 2. Go to tap on Settings look like a gear icon. So it will let you on Gboard App settings Screen.
  • Step 3. Tap on Keyboard Settings, then turn Voice-input Off. By the way, the voice-typing icon located on the Gboard keyboard space bar will remove.
  • When you are feeling Gboard speech to text missing or not working, then you must match the following essential points to fix.

You must have enabled Microphone for Gboard under the settings App. also don’t forget to see, not any restrictions for third-party apps to allow access.

Gboard Voice typing not working iPhone Correctly

in the case of your Apple iPhone or iPad have installed the Google Gboard keyboard but many users facing when they try to use the voice to text feature by holding the space bar down at that moment it acting up. If you are looking for a solution then go here to fix the gboard voice typing not working on iPhone.

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